The Orsted-Carnegie Road Project – Battery Energy Storage System is a 20,000kW energy storage project located in Liverpool, England, UK.

The electro-chemical battery energy storage project uses lithium-ion as its storage technology. The project was announced in 2018 and was commissioned in 2018.

Description

The Orsted-Carnegie Road Project – Battery Energy Storage System was developed by Orsted.

The key applications of the project are frequency regulation and grid support services.

Contractors involved

NEC Energy Solutions and Orsted have delivered the battery energy storage project.

Additional information

The Carnegie Road battery storage project was originally developed by Shaw Energi, which will support Orsted in the execution of the project.

About Orsted

Orsted AS (Orsted) is a renewable energy company. It develops, constructs, and operates offshore and onshore wind farms, bioenergy plants, solar farms, and energy storage facilities, and provides waste-to-energy solutions and smart energy products. The company produces heat and electricity using coal, natural gas, oil, biomass, wind and solar sources; and sells power and gas in wholesale and retail markets, and optimizes and hedges its energy portfolio. Orsted also owns and operates gas and power contracts, and originates and trades these for optimizing its portfolio; and operates Renescience plants, biogas upgrade facilities and biogas plants. It has operations in the UK, Denmark, Germany, the US, the Netherlands and other. Orsted is headquartered in Fredericia, Denmark.

Methodology

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